DB-EnginesInfluxDB download bannerEnglish
Deutsch
Knowledge Base of Relational and NoSQL Database Management Systemsprovided by solid IT

DBMS > Graphite vs. Postgres-XL

System Properties Comparison Graphite vs. Postgres-XL

Please select another system to include it in the comparison.

Our visitors often compare Graphite and Postgres-XL with PostgreSQL, MongoDB and Cassandra.

Editorial information provided by DB-Engines
NameGraphite  Xexclude from comparisonPostgres-XL  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionData logging and graphing tool for time series data infoThe storage layer (fixed size database) is called WhisperBased on PostgreSQL enhanced with MPP and write-scale-out cluster features
Primary database modelTime Series DBMSRelational DBMS
Secondary database modelsDocument store
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
Trend Chart
Score4.36
Rank#79  Overall
#4  Time Series DBMS
Score0.59
Rank#218  Overall
#107  Relational DBMS
Websitegithub.com/­graphite-project/­graphite-webwww.postgres-xl.org
Technical documentationgraphite.readthedocs.iowww.postgres-xl.org/­documentation
DeveloperChris Davis
Initial release20062014 infosince 2012, originally named StormDB
Current release10 R1, October 2018
License infoCommercial or Open SourceOpen Source infoApache 2.0Open Source infoMozilla public license
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud servicenono
DBaaS offerings (sponsored links) infoDatabase as a Service

Providers of DBaaS offerings, please contact us to be listed.
Implementation languagePythonC
Server operating systemsLinux
Unix
Linux
macOS
Data schemeyesyes
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateNumeric data onlyyes
XML support infoSome form of processing data in XML format, e.g. support for XML data structures, and/or support for XPath, XQuery or XSLT.noyes infoXML type, but no XML query functionality
Secondary indexesnoyes
SQL infoSupport of SQLnoyes infodistributed, parallel query execution
APIs and other access methodsHTTP API
Sockets
ADO.NET
JDBC
native C library
ODBC
streaming API for large objects
Supported programming languagesJavaScript (Node.js)
Python
.Net
C
C++
Delphi
Erlang
Java
JavaScript (Node.js)
Perl
PHP
Python
Tcl
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresnouser defined functions
Triggersnoyes
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesnonehorizontal partitioning
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesnone
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsnono
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemnoneImmediate Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integritynoyes
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of datanoACID infoMVCC
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayes infolockingyes
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyesyes
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.no
User concepts infoAccess controlnofine grained access rights according to SQL-standard

More information provided by the system vendor

We invite representatives of system vendors to contact us for updating and extending the system information,
and for displaying vendor-provided information such as key customers, competitive advantages and market metrics.

Related products and services

We invite representatives of vendors of related products to contact us for presenting information about their offerings here.

More resources
GraphitePostgres-XL
DB-Engines blog posts

Time Series DBMS are the database category with the fastest increase in popularity
4 July 2016, Matthias Gelbmann

Time Series DBMS as a new trend?
1 June 2015, Paul Andlinger

show all

Recent citations in the news

iPhone 12 Pro colors: Which should you buy?
22 October 2020, iMore

Try out the Graphite monitoring tool for time-series data
29 October 2019, TechTarget

Aiven bets on time series with release of first of kind Aiven for M3
12 October 2020, DevOps.com

Apple introduces iPhone 12 Pro and iPhone 12 Pro Max with 5G
13 October 2020, Apple Newsroom

UK IPOs To Watch: Round Hill Music, Mailbox REIT, Tirupati Graphite, Buffettology
27 October 2020, IG

provided by Google News

Building a scalable PostgreSQL solution
14 April 2019, Packt Hub

When PostgreSQL Doesn't Scale Well Enough
18 April 2016, DZone News

Experts Partner to Enhance Database Integration and Deployment Services
27 August 2014, PR Newswire

PostgreSQL vs. Hadoop
20 August 2016, DZone News

PostgreSQL 9.4's secret weapon? YES, IT'S A NEW FILE FORMAT!
16 May 2014, Register

provided by Google News

Job opportunities

Orvis Rod Manufacturing Associate
The Orvis Company, Manchester, VT

Principal Software Engineer, Operator Metering Project
Red Hat Software, Boston, MA

Sr. Cloud Application Engineer, Strategic Infrastructure- HBO Max
HBO Max, New York, NY

jobs by Indeed




Share this page

Featured Products

Neo4j logo

Get your free copy of the new O'Reilly book Graph Algorithms with 20+ examples for
machine learning, graph analytics and more.

Couchbase logo

SQL + JSON + NoSQL.
Power, flexibility & scale.
All open source.
Get started now.

MariaDB logo

SkySQL, the ultimate
MariaDB cloud, is here.

Get started with SkySQL today!

Vertica logo

The fastest unified analytical warehouse at extreme scale with in-database Machine Learning. Try Vertica for free with no time limit.

Datastax Astra logo

Cassandra made easy in the cloud. Build cloud-native applications faster with CQL, REST and GraphQL APIs.
Try for Free.

Present your product here